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Veterinary science series. Vets use keyhole brain surgery deep in the jungle, remove an elephant's tusk and fit a prosthetic tail to a dolphin.

Clare Balding and vet Steve Leonard join vets around the world whose ingenuity and dedication is transforming animals' lives. For the first time ever, a vet attempts to treat a moonbear using keyhole brain surgery deep in the jungle. Vets try to remove an elephant's massive tusk after he develops an infection, and will a prosthetic tail help a dolphin called Fuji swim again?

59 minutes

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Thu 4 Jan 2018 14:15

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Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Clare Balding
Presenter Steve Leonard
Executive Producer Helen Thomas
Producer Serena Davies

Broadcasts

  • Wed 20 Aug 2014 21:00
  • Tue 26 Aug 2014 23:10
  • Tue 26 Aug 2014 23:40
  • Wed 27 Aug 2014 00:10
  • Thu 6 Aug 2015 23:35
  • Thu 4 Jan 2018 14:15